Turning the pages of the Quran with saliva on the finger

Turning the pages of the Qurʾān with saliva on the finger


What is the Islamic perspective on turning the pages of the Qurʾān with saliva on the finger?

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Is it permissible to publish an English translation of the Qur’an without the Arabic text?

A detailed document regarding the prohibition of publishing a translation of the Qur’an without the Arabic text.

Click on the following link to download: can-quran-translation-be-published-without-the-arabic-text-dec-2016

The document includes:

  • The initial Fatwā.
  • Addendum with the answers to 12 subsequent questions.
  • List of 31 signatories from Bangladesh, Canada, India, Pakistan, South Africa, and the UK.
  • Fatāwā of Nadwatul Ulama (Lucknow, India), Jamia Islamia Ishaatul Uloom (Akkalkuwa, India), Jamia Farooqia (Karachi, Pakistan), Jamia Othmania (Peshawar, Pakistan) and Darul Uloom Zakaria (South Africa).
  • Excerpts from the works of Mawlānā Ẓafar Aḥmad ʿUthmānī (d. 1394/1974), Mufti Muḥammad Shafīʿ ʿUthmānī (d. 1396/1976) and Muftī Saʿīd Aḥmad Pālanpūrī (b. 1362/1942 – ).
  • The Indian Fiqh Academy (IFA) resolution from the March 2015 convention; the resolutions also touch upon the status of transliterating the Qurʾān and Braille Qurʾān.

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Recitation of 20 Surahs in Tahajjud

Recitation of 20 Sūrahs in Tahajjud Ṣalāh and reciting Qurʾān slowly


I recently heard that there is a narration that suggests that the Prophet ﷺ would recite 20 chapters of the Qurʾān in Tahajjud Ṣalāḥ. Is this true?

The answer has moved to the following: https://islamicportal.co.uk/recitation-of-20-surahs-in-tahajjud/